Cape Town -Events Guide 28Aug

The Big Bottle Festival

The annual Big Bottle Festival returns, the event brings together South Africa’s foremost winemakers and chefs de cuisine.

21 & 22 August

R450 – R3000

Cape Town Club, 18 Queen Victoria Street, Gardens, Tel: 072 467 5943

 

Blisters for Bread

Walkers participate in this annual event to raise funds for hungry school children in the Western Cape. One entry (R 50) covers the cost of feeding 25 children a nourishing meal. Limited to 12,000 entries.

23 August @ 8am

R50

Green Point Cricket Club, Vlei Road & Fritz Sonnenberg, Green Point, Tel: (021) 447 6020

 

Delheim Cheese Fondue and Jazz

The Wicomb Jazz Trio plays while cheese fondue is paired with Glühwein and award-winning estate wines.

Until 30 August – Every Sunday @ 12:30pm – 3:30pm

R200

Delheim Estate, Knorhoek Road, off the R44 towards Paarl, Stellenbosch, Tel: (021) 888 4607

 

Open Design Festival

The annual celebration of all the design disciplines includes guided walks of architecture and street art, talks, exhibitions, movies, workshops, open studios and more.

Until 23 August

Cape Town, www.opendesignct.com

 

Tutankhamun – His Tomb and His Treasures Exhibition 

An international exhibition with over 1000 replicated burial treasures of the King Tutankhamun tomb.  

Until 27 September

R100 – R160, Kids under 6 FREE

Sun Exhibits, Grandwest, 1 Vanguard Drive, Goodwood, www.tut-exhibition.co.za

 

MUSIC

 

Josie Field Unplugged

Award-winning folk musician, Josie Field is best known for her songs 1948 and 10 years.

 28 August @ 8pm – 9pm

R80 – R90

Alexander Bar, 76 Strand Street, Cape Town, www.josiefieldmusic.co.za

 

George Ezra

The 21 year old folk from the UK performs his successful debut albumn Wanted on Voyage, which includes the hit songs “Blame it on Me” and Budapest” featuring Beatenberg, Hot Water, BCUC and Bongeziwe Mabandla.

29 August @ 1pm – 7pm

R565 – R865 

Durbanville Racecourse, Bowlers Avenue, Cape Town, www.georgeezra.com

 

Toni Braxton & Kenny Babyface Edmonds

Legendary R&B musicians, Toni Braxton and Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds, perform songs from the biggest selling albumn in South Africa in 2014 Love, Marriage & Divorce.

1 September @ 8pm

R650 – R2200

Grand Arena, Grandwest

 

Jack Parow and Dirty Nasty

Well-known South African Afrikaans hip hop artist Jack Parow and American rapper Dirty Nasty perform.

2 September @ 9pm

R50

The Assembly, 61 Harrington Street, District Six, Cape Town